Varicose Vein treatments by Total Vein Wellness

What is Phlebectomy?

Phlebectomy involves removing bulging varicose veins using cosmetic minor incisions (3mm incisions). Local anesthetic is used to anesthetize the skin and the procedure can be done in the clinic. The incisions are so small that no sutures are needed to close them.

Although our vein treatment specialists always strive to provide the highest level of relief in the least invasive manner, sometimes conservative treatments are not enough. With more than 20 years of experience in vein treatment, Dr. Jerome Naifeh and his team at Total Vein Wellness can recommend the more effective program possible for your individual condition and lifestyle needs. If your vein disorder warrants it, Dr. Naifeh may suggest that you undergo ambulatory phlebectomy to treat varicose veins.

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What to Expect After Varicose Vein Surgery

After your varicose vein is removed, you will go home wearing a bandage and possibly a compression stocking temporarily. Some potential after effects of the phlebectomy may include:

  • Allergic reaction to the local anesthetic
  • Local numbness
  • Minimal scarring
  • Slight bruising

Most patients are able to return to normal activity the day after a phlebectomy, although we always recommend rest for at least 24 hours.

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Conveniently located in Frisco, Total Vein Wellness benefits from the experienced medical knowledge of Dr. Jerome Naifeh, a graduate of the Baylor College of Medicine. He is a general and vascular surgeon with more than 20 years of experience in this specialized field, focusing on vascular disorders such as vein reflux disease, varicose veins, and spider veins.

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Why Choose Total Vein Wellness?

Meet the Doctors

Jerome G. Naifeh, MD

Jerome G. Naifeh, MD

Dr. Naifeh is a Cardiovascular Surgery Specialist in the Dallas and Fort Worth Metroplex. He has over 20 years specializing in leading his team in perfecting minimally invasive vein treatments. 


He graduated from UT Austin and Baylor College of Medicine where he has published numerous research papers on synthetic arteries under Dr. Michael E. Debakey and Dr. Denton A. Cooley.


Dr. Naifeh did a postgraduate research fellowship in helping to develop the Totally Implantable Artificial Heart at the Texas Heart Institute in Houston, Texas under Dr. Denton A Cooley and Dr. John Norman. 


He completed his General and Thoracic Surgery Residency at the University of California Davis, Sacramento Medical Center.


Dr. Naifeh currently performs minimally invasive procedures that provide excellent results using cutting-edge medical technologies. He invests time in his patients developing personal relationships and working to find customized solutions that will best treat each person’s individual vein issues.

Julie Greene, DO

Julie Greene, DO

Dr. Greene has a special interest in vascular medicine, specifically in the advanced treatment of venous disorders of the lower extremities.  She has been treating spider and varicose veins at Total Vein Wellness for the past 4 years. 


Dr. Greene is Board Certified in Anesthesiology by the American Osteopathic Board of Anesthesiology and is a member of the AVLS. 


Dr. Greene received her Bachelor of Science degree in biology at Abilene Christian University. She went on to receive her medical degree at the University of North Texas Health Sciences Center in Fort Worth. 


She completed her Internship and Residency at Tulsa Regional Medical Center, receiving the Best Intern Award there. 


Dr. Greene completed her residency in anesthesiology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, serving as Chief Resident and receiving awards for Resident of the Year and Outstanding Obstetrical Anesthesia Resident. 


Dr. Greene is a member of the American Osteopathic Association and the Texas Osteopathic Medical Association. 



The doctor and his assistant was very helpful. The treatment was fast and pain free. I will give them 10 stars!

J. Campbell

Dr. Naifeh and his staff were terrific!

They were very thorough and ensured that I fully understood the process, my options, and what to expect. Very pleased!

H. T.

Knowledgeable and friendly!

The staff of the doctors were very knowledgeable and friendly! Can’t wait for my follow-up appointment!

Debbie V.

Proud to show off my legs!

I was very happy to learn that Dr. Naifeh offers advanced vein care for men. He took care of something I had tried to hide by keeping my legs covered. But now I am very proud to show off my legs!


Such a great experience!

Total Vein Treatment Center was such a great experience. The medical staff was courteous, kind and helpful. They provided me an education on the process. The doctor was highly-trained and qualified. What a pleasant experience – I would have never expected this level of care for treating spider veins!

M. A.

In and out in less than an hour!

My Varicose Veins treatment made one spot disappear within 24 hours. It’s only been three days and the other areas already look better too. The treatment works, it was not painful and I was in and out in less than an hour. Thank you!

Valerie S.